Day Trip to Giethoorn

Day Trip to Giethoorn

This post contains affiliate links. Giethoorn is jaw-dropping as a postcard-perfect village surrounded by water in the north of The Netherlands. People keep calling it the "Venice of the North" and the "Village with no Roads"...but I disagree....
How to spend King’s Day in Amsterdam

How to spend King’s Day in Amsterdam

King's Day in Amsterdam is a unique experience that I am so happy to see each year! The vibe from the entire city--whether locals or visitors--is contagious. I just smile while walking around the city glowing with an...
A day trip to The Hague

A day trip to The Hague

Have you ever had your assumptions turned upside-down? Maybe you think people are rude in one country and learn it couldn't be farther for the truth. It could be that you've heard isn't worth writing home about, and...
Exploring Amsterdam: 24H Oost

Exploring Amsterdam: 24H Oost

I’m just an explorer at heart. Even in my own city, I love to learn about places I never knew about. The journey of discovery--the wonder of feeling uncomfortable, then loving it and wonder how you never knew...
Best Eats in Amsterdam

Best Eats in Amsterdam

You want the best eats in Amsterdam? This city has plenty to choose from! But I’m just going to cover my favorites with you and of course I’ll tell you why I love these places so much.  There...
Historic Haarlem

Historic Haarlem

  My favorite part of traveling is finding those hidden gems...those places that the only locals and travelers who do major research seem to know about. Haarlem is one of those places. Simply put, it’s a real place...